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Nostradamus

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Mich de Nostredame, usually Lati to Nostradamus, was a Fre apothecary and reputed seer who published collections of prophecies that have si become fa worldwide. He is best kn for his book Les Propheties ( "The Prophecies "), the first edition of which appeared in 1555. Since the publication of this book, which has rarely be out of pr since his death, Nostradamus has attracted a following that, along with the popular press, credits him with pr many ma world events. The prophecies have in some ca been assimil to the results of applying the alleged Bib code, as well as to other pu prophet works. Most academic sources maintain that the associat made between world eve and Nostradamus's quatrains are la the result of misin or mistranslations (sometimes deliberate) or else are so tenuous as to render them useless as evidence of any ge predictive power. Moreover, no of the sources li offers any evidence th anyo has ever in any of Nostradamus's quatrains specifically enou to allow a clear identification of any event in advance.